Boston Metal is a subgenre of heavy metal music that originated in the Boston, Massachusetts area in the late 1980s and early 1990s. It is characterized by a mix of thrash metal, hardcore punk, and traditional heavy metal influences. The sound is often characterized by aggressive, fast-paced riffs, shouted vocals, and a strong emphasis on groove. Common lyrical themes include personal struggles, social issues, and political themes. Notable bands associated with the genre include Overcast, Converge, and Shadows Fall.

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